“Transatlantic Research Cooperation to Treasure and Protect the Atlantic Ocean” - Special Newsletter Edition!

During the Capitol Hill Ocean Week in Washington DC, on June 6 th, 2018, a celebratory event entitled “Transatlantic Research Cooperation to Treasure and Protect the Atlantic Ocean” was held in the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars to celebrate 20 years of the EU-US Science and Technology…


A global perspective has become an essential part of research, innovation and education. National boundaries are of shrinking relevance for doing 21st century research, as global problems will require countermeasures developed through concerted international initiatives.

Striking Impact of ERC Projects:79% breakthroughs or major advances

A new independent study on the output of frontier research funded by the ERC shows that 79% of projects were of major impact: 19% led to a breakthrough and 60% to a major scientific advance. Almost half of the projects have already left their mark on the economy, society…

Recordings of the "General Data Privacy Regulations (GDPR): What does It Mean for Researchers? " Webinar is available!

Recordings of the Webinar titled " General Data Privacy Regulations (GDPR): What does It Mean for Researchers?" is available in the following link:

Participate in the Online Survey on Cybersecurity and Privacy!

The Project AEGIS, aiming to support EU-US Dialogue for research and innovation in the area of Cybersecurity and Privacy, invites all relevant individuals (researchers and experts) to take part in the online survey to identify R&I priorities for EU-US cooperation in cybersecurity and privacy.

JRC’s Work Programme for 2018-2019

The European Commission has adopted the JRC’s Work Programme for 2018-2019, running under Horizon 2020, the current EU Framework Programme for funding research and innovation up to 2020.


Horizon Europe Proposal is published! Building on the achievements and success of the EU’s past flagship research and innovation programmes, the Commission proposes a budget of €100 billion for 2021-2027 for Horizon Europe and the Euratom Research and Training Programme. The main features of Horizon Europe: Strengthen EU science and…

PICASSO Webinars EU-US collaboration opportunities on Smart Communities, 5G, Big Data and IoT/CPS in Horizon 2020

Two weeks of interactive webinars, to explore current and future perspectives on EU-US collaboration opportunities in the ICT sector PICASSO is a project funded under the EU Horizon 2020 programme with the aim of reinforcing EU-US ICT collaboration in pre-competitive research in key enabling technologies related to societal challenges, and to…

EC presents Communication on Artificial Intelligence for Europe

On April 25,2018 the European Commission presented a series of measures to put artificial intelligence (AI) at the service of Europeans and boost Europe's competitiveness in this field.